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Daddy, we love you and miss you much.

God Saw You Getting Tired
God saw you getting tired
And a cure was not to be
So he put His arms around you
And whispered "Come to me."

With tearful eyes we watched you
As you slowly slipped away
And though we loved you dearly
We couldn't make you stay.

Your golden heart stopped beating
Your tired hands put to rest
God broke our hearts to prove to us
He only takes the best.


Sunrise began for Larry Darnell Watkins on January 21, 1953. He was the second child born to Ruby Watkins in Tunica Mississippi. He was 2 years old, when he and his family moved to St. Louis Missouri in 1955. Confessing Christ at an early age, he was of the Baptist faith. Larry was educated in the St. Louis Public School system and graduated from Soldan/Blewett High School in 1972. He enlisted in the Navy in …

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January 21st, 1953

Passed away

November 27th, 2021
Saint Louis, Missouri

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Final resting place

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

2900 Sheridan Road, St. Louis, MO 63125
Clark & Sons Funeral Chapel
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Clark & Sons Funeral Chapel